Body found in clothing donation bin
Published Thursday, November 1, 2018 10:52AM EDT
Last Updated Friday, November 2, 2018 6:36PM EDT
A body was discovered inside a clothing donation bin in Cambridge.
The bin was located at 256 Hespeler Rd. on Thursday.
According to Waterloo Regional Police, it received a call at approximately 8 a.m. in regards to a male trapped in a chute of a clothing bin.
“A 32-year-old male was pronounced at the scene, the body has been sent to Hamilton General for a post-mortem examination,”said Acting Insp. Shamal Isaacksz.
The donation bin had been removed and the scene cleared before 11 a.m.
Police did not reveal the cause of death or whether or not it was suspicious, but did say they believed there was no threat to public safety.
A previous version of this article stated that the incident involved a YMCA donation bin, however the bin was not on YMCA property and was not affiliated with the organization.